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does tanning cream help?

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I have heard people say tanning helps even out red marks, but i find pretty much any exposure to sun just makes my marks worse (i have been off accutane for bout 6 months) So I was wondering if tanning cream might help even things out, or will it just make my marks look darker? Can you recommend any brands? Cheers.

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I have heard people say tanning helps even out red marks, but i find pretty much any exposure to sun just makes my marks worse (i have been off accutane for bout 6 months) So I was wondering if tanning cream might help even things out, or will it just make my marks look darker? Can you recommend any brands? Cheers.

If your marks have any brown in it, tanning (natural or artificial) will make those marks darker because they already are hyperpigmentations (melanin pigment in the epidermal layer).

If marks are purely red (vascular) w/OUT ANY melanin hyperpigmentation, tanning will help hide the red because the epidermis gets darker evenly, making it harder to see the vessels underneath.

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i've got some red marks and tanning, natural or fake and bake, always makes me look more even and healthier. i use l'oreal sublime bronze for face. watch out for clinique's self sun for face that made me break out sooo bad, even tho im on accutane. terrible.

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thanks, i might give those products a try, i suppose u could describe my marks as red, though as they fade they go a light brownish colour.

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